Powering Up Science Festival
Scottish Maritime Museum, Dumbarton
10am – 4pm FREE
Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 May
Have a blast discovering your inner scientist or engineer at our FREE pop up science weekend at our Museum in Dumbarton!
Test your own wind turbine designs, discover steam engineering in action, use pedal power to move water and enjoy lots of other fun hands on activities and challenges led by some great partner organisations we have with us for the weekend:
National Museums Scotland
National Museum of Flight
Industrial Museums Scotland/ National Mining Museum Scotland
Peachy Keen Human Energy
University of the West of Scotland
Historic Environment Scotland
There’s also FREE entry to the Museum throughout the weekend to enjoy too!
Pop in and explore our new Engage, Experiment, Engineer gallery, ‘Style at Sea’ exhibition charting the golden era of ocean liners and join a free guided tour of the vast Denny Tank!
The Pop Up Science Weekend is supported by National Museums Scotland’s Powering Up renewable energy outreach programme generously funded by the ScottishPower Foundation.